The Lodge regrets to inform you of the passing of Patricia Ann Hanges, wife of Life Member Robert LeCain and stepmother of Member Dave LeCain, on Wednesday, December 18, 2019.
The following was offered by Dave.
Pat will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Robert LeCain, her two children Christy Ferguson, Chuck Ferguson, grandchildren Sean Parks and Taylor Ferguson, stepson David LeCain, his wife Carla, their four children and spouses and nine grandchildren.
Pat was born in Buffalo, NY on May 11, 1933. After moving to Baltimore, she became one of the first women to join the Baltimore County Police Department. She retired in 1982 after 22 years as a Major and was in charge of one of the first Juvenile Divisions in the nation. After her retirement from the police department she spent many years as a child advocate for the Charles Hickey School. In the 1980’s she became a third order Franciscan, working with the homeless population in Baltimore City. She spent her life dedicated to advocating and improving the lives of children and families.
There are no services at this time. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in her honor to Little Sisters of the Poor, 601 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville, MD 21228.